A Valentine’s Giveaway


It’s been a while since we’ve had a giveaway, right? To celebrate Valentine’s and all things pink, I thought it would be fun to give away a few fun things–a makeup bag, a notebook, and a set of note cards. Don’t you just love them? Read More >

A Valentine’s Day Cardi (No-Sew!)


If you read the post on No-Sew Elbow Patches, then you know I’m in the mood for Valentine’s Day crafting. Let’s continue the apparel crafts with another no-sew project.

I bought this Talbot’s cardigan at Goodwill. On its own, it’s fine–but let’s make it a little festive. Read More >

No-Sew Elbow Patches

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I thought that I might hold off on Valentine’s Day until February, but does any one else feel like it’s tomorrow? Either way, it’s less than a month away, so why in the world would we not bring out all things pink, purple, and hearts? Party on.

Who doesn’t love a good elbow patch? I’m still thinking about donut elbow patches that I saw. I mean, really…donut elbow patches need to happen. But, with Valentine’s Day close at hand, let’s celebrate with something a little more on theme. So, run to Goodwill and pick out a new sweater for yourself for this DIY. Read More >

On Resolutions and a DIY Glittered Canvas


I’m not big on making resolutions, but there is something nice about knowing that you have a new year, a blank page, a fresh start. It’s a nice time to re-evaluate and set goals. Goals don’t always have to be specific like stop drinking caffeine or lose 20 pounds–although, if that’s what you want, go for it. It can be simple–spend less time online, cook healthier meals, drink more water. Make attainable goals, pat yourself on the back when you reach them and give yourself grace when you don’t.

When I made my Glittered Bottle for New Year’s Eve, I was ready to glitter everything. Ok, not quite (although, it’s a little addictive), but I did remember having these small canvases leftover from the Good Life Craft Night, so I decided to do a little art DIY. Read More >

Guest Post by The ReFashionista: Huzzah for Half-Off Day at The Goodwill Clearance Center!


Hello all and Happy 2015! If you’re like a lot of folks out there, you’ve made the resolution to spend less this year. A great way to achieve this goal is to buy used instead of new whenever you can.

Okay…I know…that isn’t exactly news, right? But I’m here to share a great way to save even more.

Allow me to introduce you to one of my favorite places to score uber-cheap refashionables for my blog, ReFashionista -as well as lots of other fun stuff – The Goodwill Clearance Center! Read More >